Phone Comparison - Nokia Asha 501 vs Xiaomi Redmi 1S

Nokia Asha 501
nokia asha 501
Xiaomi Redmi 1S
xiaomi redmi 1s
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general General Info

Manufacturer Nokia Xiaomi
Announced May 2013 May 2014
Status Available - June 2013 Available - May 2014
Colors Bright Red, Bright Green, Cyan, Yellow, White and Black Black, Chinese Red, Metallic Gray/ blue, green, yellow panels
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 99.2 x 58 x 12.1 mm
(3.91 x 2.28 x 0.48 in)
137 x 69 x 9.9 mm
(5.39 x 2.72 x 0.39 in)
Weight 98 g (3.46 oz) 158 g (5.57 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 1900 GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network N/A HSDPA 1900 / 2100
Messaging SMS, MMS, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Nokia Asha Software Platform 1.0 Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean)
Processor - Quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A7, Qualcomm MSM8228 Snapdragon [Similar]
GPU - Adreno 305 [Similar]
RAM 64 MB [Browse Similar] 1 GB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 128 MB 8 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included microSD, up to 32 GB

display Display

Type TFT capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 2
Colors 256K colors 16M colors
Size 3.0 inches [Similar] 4.7 inches [Similar]
Resolution 240 x 320 pixels (133 ppi) 720 x 1280 pixels (312 ppi) [Similar]
Screen-to-Body Ratio 48.68% 64.61%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio Stereo FM radio with RDS FM radio
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 3.2 MP, 2048x1536 pixels [Similar] 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels [Similar]
Flash No LED flash
Features Auto and manual white balance, Still image editor, Full screen viewfinder Auto focus, 1.4 ┬Ám Pixel Size, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face And Smile Detection, HDR
Video Yes,QVGA@15fps 1080p@30fps
Front Camera No [Similar] 1.3 MP, 720p@30fps [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Up to 85.6 kbps Yes
Edge Up to 236.8 kbps Yes
3G N/A HSDPA, HSUPA
Bluetooth Yes, v3.0 with EDR v4.0, A2DP, LE
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB microUSB v2.0, USB On-the-go
GPS No Yes, with A-GPS
Browser WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML HTML5

memory User Memory

Phonebook 4000 Contacts Practically unlimited entries and fields, Photocall
Internal 128 MB, 64 MB RAM 8 GB, 1 GB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB card included microSD, up to 32 GB
USB OTG - Supported

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor present proximity sensor present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Li-Ion Battery (BL-4U) Li-Po Battery
Capacity 1200 mAh 2000 mAh
Stand by Up to 624 h -
Talk Time Up to 17 h -